New York City Subway Car Fleet January 2009 through August 2009
Effective 8/30 - posted 9/6
Changes May 2008 to July 2009 and Changes January 2009 to August 2009 - NYCT Cars - Sept 2009 to June 2010 - NYCT Cars - Current Car Fleet

CLASS Jan 11 Feb 20 Mar 20 April 26 May 8 June 12 June 28 July 16 Aug 17 Aug 30
BMT
IND .......IRT
BMT
IND .......IRT
BMT
IND .......IRT
BMT
IND .......IRT
BMT
IND .......IRT
BMT
IND .......IRT
BMT
IND .......IRT
BMT
IND .......IRT
BMT
IND .......IRT
BMT
IND .......IRT
R-62
ALL
1150¤   1139   1139   1139   1139   1139   1139  1139  1139  1139  1139
R-142
ALL
1630   1630   1630   1630   1630   1630   1630  1630  1630  1630  1630
Total IRT   2769   2769   2769   2769   2769   2769  2769  2769  2769  2769
R-32 600 290  282  272  270   270   266  262  256  246  248 
R-38 200 130  68  24         
R-40
ALL
400 243  236  229  182   185  75  57  55  18 
300 slant      
100 straight 75  57  55  18 
R-42 400 253  246  237  236   235  225  207  191  168  170 
R-44 300 272   272   272   272   272   272   272  272  272  272 
R-46 754 752   752   752   752   752   752   752  752  752  752 
R-68 425 425   425   425   425   425   425   425  425  425  425 
R-68A 200 200   200   200   200   200   200   200  200  200  200 
R-143 212 212   212   212   212   212   212   212  212  212  212 
R-160 840  875  970  992   1070  1130  1160  1180  1230  1250 
Total BMT/IND 3617  3564  3593  3541  3621  3585  3547  3553  3523  3529 
Grand Total 6386 6333 6362 6310 6390 6354 6316 6322 6292 6298
SIRT                    
R-44A 34   34 33 33 33 33 33 33 33 33
R-44B 18   18 18 18 18 18 18 18 18 18
R-44A-TA 6   6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6
R-44B-TA 6   6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6
Total   64 63 63 63 63 63 63 63 63

R-143 total note - Four R-143 cars were involved in a wreck at Rockaway Parkway on the L. Three remain on the property at 207th St, but # 8277 is confirmed to be back at the manufacturer for rebuilding.
R-62 total note - - 11 R-62 cars have been lost to mishaps. (cars 1366-70, 1435-37, 39, 40,1909)
7/17/2009 reformat note - The page has been split into May 2008 to July 2009 and July 2009 to present.
R-38 total note - The March 20, 2009 numbers are from the official records. Rumor has it that all of the remaining R-38 fleet is officially out of service.
R-44 SIRT note - The 64 car fleet of the Staten Island railway are now included. Rumors abound that they will be replaced with a future order of BMT/IND cars, however at least five are currently in Coney Island for overhaul. The SIRT fleet will be overhauled.
R-44 total note - The 12 cars marked TA were originally operated on the BMT-IND and were equipped with GE controls, as were the 52 original SIRT cars.
SIRT original A car 402 has been stripped at CI after the derailment at Tottenville 12/26/08.
R-160 total note - The total R-160 count will not be provided until the entire order is completed.
R-40/42 total note - There is one R-40/42 mis-mate (4460 & 4665) which appears in one row or the other, depending on the source of the raw data.
R-40 note 6/12/2009 - All of the 28 remaining R-40 slant cars are out of service. However, they will be maintained on the official data list assigned to Pitkin until the June statistics are completed in July.
R-142 Pelham Note - 8/17/2009 - Pelham cars 7631-7635 have been out of service at 207th St Shop for a number of months. The actual count of available cars there is 455, though the official assigned cars remains 460.
R-160 Note - 8/30/2009 - The official Operations Planning designations of the R-160B Fleet has been split into R-160B1 (Alstom controls), and R-160B2 (Siemens controls)
Modified R-40 Note - 8/30/2009 - The modified R-40 fleet is now out of service. Beginning with the next update, the R-38 and R-40 lines will be removed from the page.

Kris Datta's SUBWAY CAR DATASHEET every car number in and out of service for all car classes from R-32 up.
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